Posted on Monday, January 18, 2010 12:00 AM
Editor's note: This is the last in a five-part series about the Circles Poverty Reduction Strategy and the participants whose life it is changing.
by Shawn Jeffords
Scott Miller isn't a beach person.
The co-founder of the Circles Poverty Reduction Strategy spent his 25th wedding anniversary with his wife in Hawaii, a place he'd long wanted to visit.
"Towards the end of the trip I couldn't wait to get back," recalled Miller, who was in Sarnia for the official launch of Circles on Tuesday.
Posted on Tuesday, January 05, 2010 12:00 AM
POVERTY: Anti-poverty program first in Canada
by Shawn Jeffords (article link)
Editor's note: This is the first in a five-part series about the Circles Poverty Reduction Strategy and the participants whose lives it is changing. Lambton County is the first Canadian municipality to launch Circles, which has had considerable success in the U. S.
Crystal Fach struggles under the weight.
The 29-year-old mother of two boys stands in the middle of a circle of people in a south-end church basement, smiling...